Jane Shay Wald, Lynch’s ex-wife, remembers the wild 60s with her former husband, his partner in comics, and their influence on the medium.
Ten fun things to do in Chicago on Halloween and the rest of the week.
In her latest book, U. of C. professor Hillary Chute establishes a new field of study: “drawn witnessing.”
The Art Institute show “The Comic Art and Architecture of Chris Ware” reveals how the cartoonist draws on Chicago’s built environment.
Chris Ware, Lynda Barry, Daniel Clowes, and other cartoonists open up in a new book by U. of C. prof Hillary Chute
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Saturday, January 25
Reader critics’ picks: Judy Blume, Art Spiegelman, D.T. Max, Haki Madhubuti, and more
A brief summary of Art Spiegelman’s talk with W.J.T. Mitchell at the University of Chicago
New Yorker art editor Francoise Mouly: Artists—they’re totally adorable
Chicagoans recommend The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist, the Roger Brown Study Collection, and MLS
Best Bet: Lit
Alongside the usual suspects, this year’s anthology includes Reader comics contributors Kaz and Tony Millionaire, Chicagoan Anders Nilsen, and former Chicagoan Kevin Huizenga.